CHINA - Media OutReach - 14
August 2018 - More than 400 professionals from Hong Kong and Macau today joined CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2018, the leading internet security conference in
Asia Pacific and Europe.
Photo Caption: Mr Bob Hung, General Manager of Hong
Kong and Taiwan, Trend Micro, delivers the opening remarks at the CLOUDSEC Hong
Kong 2018 today, August 14.
Hosted by Trend
Micro (TYO: 4704; TSE:4704), CLOUDSEC
Hong Kong 2018 gathered together renowned experts,
industry thought leaders, businesses and organizations from across the
globe to re-evaluate and
redefine their understanding of threats, risks and solutions in a rapidly
evolving threat landscape.
With a theme of "The Freedom to Connect", CLOUDSEC Hong Kong 2018 provides
an avenue for enterprises and organizations to discuss and collectively address
issues such as the increasingly complex cyber-attacks, new government policies,
and the widening cybersecurity skills gap.
So that they can implement strategies and solutions that are resilient
enough to withstand the fast-changing landscape of a hyperconnected world.
"Over the years, CLOUDSEC has grown to become a
credible and innovative platform where the very best of global best-practices
pertaining to the latest threats and security strategies come together, along
with compelling insights and deliberations by experts that keep raising the bar
of excellence," said Bob Hung, General Manager of Hong Kong & Taiwan, Trend
"In 2018, the Internet of
Things, cloud computing, and advancements in machine learning, artificial
intelligence, and other computing technologies, make it easier for individuals
and organizations to imagine a future where everyone and everything is free to
connect with one another: secure, trusted, and uninterrupted. CLOUDSEC aims to educate and generate awareness about
new security issues, and prepare attendees to address a wide spectrum of real-world
challenges and current strategies in internet security."
Featured keynote speakers:
- Benjamin Quinlan, Board of Director of FinTech Association of Hong Kong, will talk about
cloud computing and cryptocurrencies from an industry perspectives
- Steve Anson, Instrutor from SANS Institute will discuss the lateral movement within
a victim network
- William Malik, VP Infrastructure Strategies, Trend Micro, offers insights on thwarting
cyberphysical attacks in the IoT era
- Other speakers includes Legistlative Councillor Charles Mok, Ian Christofis, founding board member of Cloud
Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter and high profiles speakers from
Joining the event are leading vendors including
Amazon Web Services, BitSight, Boardware Zervice, Gelmato, Gigamon, H3C, Micro
Focus, Samsung, Singtel, Tenable, VMware and CITIC Telecom CPC.
For more information and registration, please visit www.cloudsec.com/hk.
Founded in 2011, CLOUDSEC has
established itself as a global community for cyber security experts and
professionals. The CLOUDSEC tagline "Have a Safe Journey" aims to inspire
technology professionals and users to embark on a continuous learning journey to
explore and learn about industry trends, best practices, and new technologies
to secure the digital infrastructures, and manage the technological risks of
their organisations in safely supporting their corporate goals. For more information, please visit www.cloudsec.com/hk
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in cybersecurity solutions, helps to make the world safe for exchanging digital
information. Our innovative solutions for consumers, businesses, and
governments provide layered security for data centers, cloud environments,
networks, and endpoints. All our products work together to seamlessly share
threat intelligence and provide a connected threat defense with centralized
visibility and control, enabling better, faster protection. With over 6,000
employees in over 50 countries and the world's most advanced global threat
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